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The New Impact of Domestic Violence on Child Custody and Visitation

For many years Family Code Section §3020 instructed the court that “it is the public policy of this state to…

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I Live In One State And My Child’s Father Lives In Another State, Where Do We File For Custody?

You may have heard of “forum shopping”, meaning a party chooses to start litigation in a certain state over another…

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What is Co-Parenting and How Do I Co-Parent?

Co-parenting is a term used often in the area of Family Law, but what does it really mean? In honor…

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Does Your Special Needs Child Need An Individual Education Program (Iep) At Their School?

An IEP is an individual education program for your special needs child at their school. If your child qualifies as…

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Child Kidnapping – Every Parent’s Nightmare

Did you know that 260,000 children are abducted in the United States every year? Of these child abduction cases, only…

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Your Ex Won’t Let You See The Kids?

If you’re having problems with your ex husband or wife not letting you see your children, you have several remedies…

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Will The Court Hear What My Child Wants?

In the early stages of a dissolution where the parties have minor children, parents are often concerned that the court…

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Who’s The Best Interest? The Child Or Yours?

Everyone knows someone who suffers the torments of hell during their divorce proceeding. In most instances, these catastrophic divorces could…

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What These Cases Mean to You! Child Custody Evaluators

WHAT THESE CASES MEAN TO YOU Third in a series of case reviews by Russell H. Thaw   When child…

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What is Guardianship?

Many situations can arise where a child would need a Guardian. Guardian is a legal term that specifically applies to…

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